Man dies at Auburn business

Chris Cooper Managing Editor

March 13, 2014

An employee of the Stark Truss Company, located on Don Harris Road off of Friendship Road near Auburn, was killed Tuesday, March 11 at approximately 8:25 a.m.

According to a police report, the Logan County Emergency Communications Center (ECC/911) received a call of an injury at the company. The Logan County Emergency Medical Service (EMS), along with the Auburn Rural Fire Department responded, as did Logan County Sheriff Wallace Whittaker and his deputy Laura Hadden. Logan County Coroner Mary Givens was called to the scene soon after.

Genaro A. Quevedo was pronounced dead at the scene by coroner Givens. Quevedo, originally from Mexico, was subjected to an incident involving a piece of machinery at the company which caused his death.

The case is still under investigation by the Logan County Sheriff’s Department, along with the coroner’s office.